The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 47 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.80% 1.05% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 1.08% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 17
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £36,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Software Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
671 740 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.10% 96.86% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 586 598 571
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 53 (71.62%) C#
2 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (59.46%) .NET
4 33 (44.59%) MVC
5 30 (40.54%) SQL
6 28 (37.84%) Scrum
7 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
8 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
8 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET
9 24 (32.43%) HTML
10 21 (28.38%) C++
11 18 (24.32%) CSS
11 18 (24.32%) Games
12 17 (22.97%) Degree
12 17 (22.97%) XML
12 17 (22.97%) Java
13 16 (21.62%) PHP
14 15 (20.27%) Python
15 14 (18.92%) Finance
16 13 (17.57%) VB
16 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
17 12 (16.22%) QA
17 12 (16.22%) VB.NET
17 12 (16.22%) T-SQL
17 12 (16.22%) User Experience
17 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (16.22%) DevOps
18 11 (14.86%) NoSQL
18 11 (14.86%) Computer Science

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) Moodle
3 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Office
2 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (9.46%) MySQL
5 6 (8.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (8.11%) Big Data
5 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.11%) Riak
6 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (5.41%) SQLite
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.70%) NUnit
2 2 (2.70%) Subversion
2 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) JUnit
3 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.35%) Moq
3 1 (1.35%) MSTest
3 1 (1.35%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.35%) StyleCop
General
1 18 (24.32%) Games
2 14 (18.92%) Finance
3 8 (10.81%) Marketing
4 6 (8.11%) Welsh Language
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.70%) Advertising
6 2 (2.70%) Law
6 2 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (59.46%) .NET
2 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET
3 24 (32.43%) HTML
4 18 (24.32%) CSS
5 17 (22.97%) XML
6 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (10.81%) HTML5
7 8 (10.81%) jQuery
8 7 (9.46%) Ajax
9 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.11%) Node.js
10 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
10 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (6.76%) Web Services
11 4 (5.41%) Apache Flex
12 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.05%) CSS3
12 3 (4.05%) JSON
12 3 (4.05%) WCF
13 2 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (16.22%) User Experience
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.35%) Informatics
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Unix
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (44.59%) MVC
3 28 (37.84%) Scrum
4 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
5 12 (16.22%) DevOps
6 10 (13.51%) SDLC
6 10 (13.51%) TDD
7 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.81%) Online Marketing
7 8 (10.81%) Test Planning
7 8 (10.81%) Time Management
8 7 (9.46%) BDD
8 7 (9.46%) Multithreading
8 7 (9.46%) OOP
9 6 (8.11%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.11%) Functional Programming
10 4 (5.41%) OO
10 4 (5.41%) Web Development
11 3 (4.05%) Cybersecurity
12 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 53 (71.62%) C#
2 30 (40.54%) SQL
3 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
4 21 (28.38%) C++
5 17 (22.97%) Java
6 16 (21.62%) PHP
7 15 (20.27%) Python
8 13 (17.57%) VB
9 12 (16.22%) T-SQL
9 12 (16.22%) VB.NET
10 10 (13.51%) Ruby
11 6 (8.11%) C
11 6 (8.11%) Clojure
11 6 (8.11%) Erlang
11 6 (8.11%) Haskell
11 6 (8.11%) Scala
12 4 (5.41%) Delphi
13 3 (4.05%) R
14 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) TOWER Software
3 4 (5.41%) Adobe
3 4 (5.41%) Sybase
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
European Aeronautical Group UK Ltd.
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